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Bitrigonocardia elegantula Billings 1866 (mollusk)

Rostroconchia - Conocardiida - Pseudobigaleaidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 83749

Alternative combination: Conocardium elegantulum

Synonyms: Bitrigonocardia lindstromi Isberg 1934 (no. 367048), Bransonia lindstromi Isberg 1934 (no. 78050), Conocardium lindstroemi Isberg 1934 (no. 83751), Conocardium lindstromi Isberg 1934 (no. 73112), Hippocardia lindstromi Isberg 1934 (no. 83752)

Full reference: E. Billings. 1866. Catalogues of the Silurian fossils of the Island of Anticosti, with descriptions of some new genera and species 1-93

Belongs to Bitrigonocardia according to P. J. Wagner 2017

Sister taxa: Bitrigonocardia diptera, Bitrigonocardia dorsata, Bitrigonocardia isbergi, Bitrigonocardia lindstroemi, Bitrigonocardia reticulata

Ecology: stationary semi-infaunal suspension feeder